Gitzo Tripod Overview: The Types of Tripods

Types of Gitzo Tripods When you are learning more about Gitzo tripod lines, an overview of the products offered by the company shows that there are bird watching, photography and video equipment available. As of 2015, there are seven lines available from the company. Here are the 4 most popular lines: Basalt tripods are very lightweight. Each model that is in …

Strobe vs. Tungsten Lighting

Lighting is a needed evil if you intend on doing any type of photography. This is especially true if you are planning on shooting any portraits. This is because simply snapping your cameras shutter button will not guarantee that you will get a properly exposed image. In fact, more often than not you will get less than good results. For …

Light Ratios for Picture Perfect Portraits

Yes you should actually get familiar with the lighting ratios and yes, that means that you really should have paid attention during math class because it would make this portion of learning photography much easier on you! It’s actually not that bad but it does require that you put on the old thinking cap in order do decide on the …

Portrait Lighting Tips

When you think about photography you more than likely think about capturing something on film or some form of digital media. Most folks consider the art of photography to be all about capturing the image. That is technically true. But in reality it is not so much the art of an image as much as it is the art of …

A Guide to Getting Awesome Landscape Exposures

Landscape photography requires a sharp and keen eye. The best landscape photographs are the ones that bring out the spirit of the place and there are different types of techniques used to pull this off. Ideally, this includes using lenses at wide angles and ensuring that the settings are set appropriately. One of the most important elements that you need …